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Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Clever Hawk by Ronan Frost
Price: Free! Words: 72,010. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A boy raised as a spy flees from his master and into the snow-clad mountains, finding shelter in the company of the mysterious yamabushi monks. There, he is awoken to a world where freedom of the spirit is as vast as the trails threading through the forests. Yet the boy is to find the ghosts of the life he has left behind are not so easily forgotten...
Denizens of Steam by Scribblers' Den
Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A collection of Steampunk tales of fantasy and high adventure. Curated by members of the Scribblers' Den Stories by Steve Moore, N.O.A. Rawle, David Lee Summers, C.L. Zeitstück, Katie Alford, William J. Jackson, Bryce Raffle, Alice E. Keyes, Albrecht von Saarbruchen, Karen J. Carlisle, Jenny Jobe, and J.P. Paradise Foreword by Jack Tyler
Daughter of Sparta: Chapter One by Kristen LePine
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Historic Heroines is pleased to release its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. Set in ancient Greece, Daughter of Sparta opens with a reimagined twist on the Medusa myth then follows Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I of Sparta, and the events leading up to the Ionian Revolt.
The Captain's Witch Episode One by Odette C. Bell
Series: The Captain's Witch. Price: Free! Words: 42,840. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Isabel Mason is a natural witch. She thinks it’s unremarkable. What does it matter that true magic pumps through her veins? When she meets the arrogant but terribly handsome Captain Carmichael, everything changes. In the blink of an eye, the life she knows is burnt away. She’s thrown into a perilous journey across the country. With a man she barely knows, she must forge a path to Washington.
Kisah Hikayat Nabi Ibrahim AS (Abraham) Mencari Tuhan Alam Semesta by Muham Sakura Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Nabi Ibrahim AS atau Abraham merupakan nabi dalam agama Samawi. Ia mendapat gelar dari Allah dengan gelar Khalil Allah (Kekasih Allah). Selain itu ia bersama anaknya, Ismail terkenal sebagai pengasas Kaabah. Ia diangkat menjadi nabi sekitar pada tahun 1900 SM, diutus untuk kaum Kaldan yang terletak di kota Ur, negeri yang disebut kini sebagai Iraq.
Male Dire by Noemi Gastaldi
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: Italian. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Lucrezia parla con l’Ombra dell’uliveto e lo Spirito del Mare. Qualcuno ha rubato la voce di Lena. E siamo a Triora. E corre l’anno 1588.
Demons and the Deep by Andrew Knighton
Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: British English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An apprentice magician on a Mediterranean pirate galley, Saul is learning the art of controlling demons. Pursued by the armies of Rome, his shipmates fight to retain their freedom, while Saul struggles with oppression at the hands of his master. When even demons are bound in chains, can a young man make himself truly free?
The Pegasus Shortcut by Pamela Love
Series: Tales of the Pegasus Potential. Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When a messenger accidentally leaves lifesaving medicine behind, his son must ride a stubborn pony through a dangerous shortcut to reach him in time. This story takes place 500 years before the novel The Pegasus Potential.
The Last Necromancer (Book 1 of the Ministry of Curiosities series) by CJ Archer
Series: Ministry Of Curiosities. Price: Free! Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy(5.00 from 1 review)
For 5 years, Charlie has lived as a boy in the slums. But when she's arrested, her only means of escape lies with a dead man. The last time Charlie raised a spirit, her father banished her. This time, she brings even more trouble upon herself. People are now hunting her all over London, but only one man succeeds in capturing her. A man known as Death, as compelling as he is frightening.
Fifteen Dollars' Guilt by Antonio Simon, Jr
You set the price! Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Darkwater Syndicate, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Some find their life’s calling in a flash of insight, or through sleepless nights of toil. For others, it takes an act of kindness. But when one man’s charity helps another realize his calling is to end a third man’s life, what then? And what is one to do when the intended victim is the president of the United States?
Lilith by Antonio Simon, Jr
You set the price! Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Darkwater Syndicate, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
Awards & Accolades -- First Place, Royal Palm Literary Award 2015, Short Fiction 4004 BC: In this retelling of the Adam & Eve story, a hermit’s life is turned upside-down by the arrival of a mysterious woman in his camp. As the story of their portentous meeting carries forward through the millennia, only time will tell if Lilith is a heroine, a victim, or a monster.
The Kin by Elsye Harwood
Price: Free! Words: 105,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Lillian White Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Book 1 of the Custodians: Rome, present day: David Lowe arrives to research myths and folk tales. Studying in a library that seems to have as unusual a personality as it's Custodians. Parthia, second century A.D; Two legionnaires, far ahead of Emperor Trajan's legions, explore the dead city of Persepolis and unwittingly unleash a force more deadly than any the Roman Empire has had to face before.
Magical Bears in the Context of Contemporary Political Theory by Jenna Katerin Moran
Price: Free! Words: 34,330. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
For too long the disciplines of thaumatic ursology and political science have held themselves apart, each asserting its own unique magisterium. Isn't it time someone brought these two disparate fields to synthesis? A revolutionary short story collection by Dr. Jenna Katerin Moran.
Something About a Sword and a Stone? by Jeffrey Wikstrom
Price: Free! Words: 47,530. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Join Uther Pendragon jerkass; his advisor Merlin, who's even worse; his knights Sir Ulfius and Sir Brastias, the Old Firm; and young Arthur, King of the Britons, and actually a pretty okay guy! This comic retelling of the first two books of Sir Thomas Malory's Le Morte D'Arthur also descibes Sir Balin and his weird quest to strike the Dolorous Blow and die tragically. It's a hoot and a half!
The Puppeteer by MaeEadie
Price: Free! Words: 63,970. Language: Australian English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
As the world opens up to war, a young girl closes down on a secret. As a purine, keeper of the secret, protector of the frescreets, she sacrifices her family, her friends and her freedom. What she doesn't know is that she's part of a bigger plan. Nor does she realise that as she gives up her time, she gains freedom from the puppeteer. There are no strings on Florence.
The Last Day of Avalon by Efran Myles
Series: The Legend of Lord Randall Castle, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Beth Durkee. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy(4.00 from 1 review)
On the last day in Avalon, two dragon lord apprentices-to-be prepare to forever bid farewell to their families. But when one of the young druids is sent to bring his little brother home before the voyage, he finds an unexpected adventure. A "vocabulary builder" title for young adults. Just a good, clean medieval fantasy for everyone else.
Sleeping Gods by Matt Eaton
Price: Free! Words: 19,350. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Christmas Eve 1968. The space race sends three brave Americans hurtling into the wild black yonder faster than a speeding bullet. The best minds at NASA give the Apollo 8 astronauts an even money chance of dying in their attempt to enter lunar orbit. These steely-eyed missile men pull it off — and then something incredible happens. Something they must never reveal to the outside world.
Rise of Dachwald by Daniel Lawlis
Price: Free! Words: 69,630. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Epic-scale warfare, genocide, false flag attacks, and political intrigue sizzle the pages of this action thriller in a fantasy fiction setting replete with historical allegories. The Sodorfians and Dachwaldians love each other dearly. The way a cat loves a bath. The way a lion loves a hyena. The way a rattler loves to have its tail pulled.